Events of interest to Leeds Quakers and others 

For events arranged by Quakers in York and Harogate  follow the link.


@ denotes an event that is only open to those who attend Leeds Quaker meetings.

Quaker Meeting for Worship at all Leeds Meetings at 10.45am on Sundays
Quaker Meeting for Worship at Otley Courthouse held on 1st and 3rd Sundays at 10.45am
Quaker Meeting for Worship at Ilkley is held 10.30am on Sundays.
Thursdays: Meeting for Worship at Central Leeds (Carlton Hill) 6pm to 7pm followed by supper


November
Thursday 2nd 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH 

Saturday 4th 10am to 12noon Leeds Light Group at Carlton Hill QMH

Saturday 4th 2.30pm to 4pm Quaker Philosophy for all ages at Carlton Hill QMH
 
Monday 6th Leeds City of Sanctuary supper 6.30pm  and discussion at 7pm

Tuesday 7th 2.30pm 'Protest and Survive' a talk by the staff of the Peace Museum to be held at Abbey House Museum, Leeds.  Book your place at  https://whatson.leeds.gov.uk/Pages/Abbey-House-Museum-events.aspx

Thursday 9th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

Friday 10th 8.30am to 10am 'White Poppy Give Away' Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH) 

Sunday 12th 3pm 30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Monday 13 - 19 Bamford: Woodland Working Week

Inter Faith Week   Sunday 13 - Sunday 19 November

 

Tuesday 14th    Hook Lecture    7.30pm Remembering the dead; changing public and private practices, by Prof Linda Woodhead at Leeds Minster LS2 7DJ.  Admission free but by ticket only from events@leedschurchinstitute.org   0113 391 7928


Tuesday 14th 2.30pm 'Leeds Hospital Alert - defending the NHS' a talk at Abbey House Museum.   Book your place at  https://whatson.leeds.gov.uk/Pages/Abbey-House-Museum-events.aspx

Thursday 16th  6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH 

@ Sunday 19th 1.30pm 'Workshop on Marriage and long term relationships and how we uphold these in our meetings' Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH)  nb this is a Leeds Area Meeting Elders and Overseers meeting open to all Leeds Quakers.  See poster / information sheet
 
Sunday 19th 12noon to 4pm Light for Leeds A free Interfaith Week event celebrating faith and diversity across our city.   Stalls, live music, guided meditation, tree of hope, children's activities and refreshments at Kirkstall Abbey.


Tuesday 21st 6.30pm - 8pm  How to Resist  Matthew Bolton and members of Leeds Citizens will launch the book and discuss how to make change happen - turn protest into power.  Light lunch provided. Leeds Church Institute, 20 New Market Street LS1 6DG

To book, e-mail events@leedschurchinstitute.org or phone 0113 3017928

 

Thursday 23rd 10am  Leeds Fairtrade Steering Group     Committee Room A, Leeds Civic Hall, Millennium Square.

If your place of worship has, or would like to have, Fairtrade status and can send a representative to find out more about Fairtrade in Leeds, please contact joan.machin@ntlworld.com

 

Thursday 23rd 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

Thursday 23rd 7.30pm 'Islamophobia - what can we do to stop it' a meeting hosted by the Leeds Iterfaith group Concord at the Central Leeds(Carlton Hill QMH).   All are invited 

Saturday 25th 2.30pm to 4pm Quaker Philosophy for all ages at Carlton Hill QMH

Saturday 25th 7.30pm PLAY - The Bundle at Central Leeds (Carlton Hill Quaker Meeting House)

Sunday 26th 9.30 am to 11.45am optional 'Extended Meeting for Worship' at Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH) with entry at 9.30am, 10am and 10.45am preceeded by a breakfast at 9am.

Sunday 26th 1pm to 3pm Greeting card Campaign Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Thursday 30th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

December

Friday 1 - 3 Bamford Quaker Retreat: Exploring Community

Saturday 2nd 10am to 12noon Leeds Light Group at Carlton Hill QMH

Thursday 7th  6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH 

Sunday 10th at 1pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting at Carlton Hill QMH;  topic: 'To be decided'

Thursday 14th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

Saturday 16th 2.30pm to 4pm Quaker Philosophy for all ages at Carlton Hill QMH

Sunday 17th 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Thursday 21st  6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH